MATTOON (JG-TC) -- Police officers have arrested a Mattoon man on a charge of criminal sexual abuse.
A Mattoon Police Department press release reported that Morgan J. Lanman, 19, of Mattoon was arrested on this charge at 3:04 a.m. Sunday in the 300 block of Broadway Avenue East.
The charge alleges that Lanman engaged in physical relations with a minor. The police department reported that Lanman was allegedly in a hotel room with the 14-year-old victim. Lanman posted bond for the alleged offense and is scheduled to appear in Coles County Circuit Court.